Submitted by chicago dyke on Wed, 09/20/2006 - 8:25pm
Eight inches: cut.
Well, 2000$/weekend still pays the bills, and I'm sure Mr. "Top only" will be able to make his merry way servicing those who need a "discreet" Hot Military Stud. Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Wed, 09/20/2006 - 3:29pm
Sidney Blumenthal explains it all to you (via avedon).
It's all just as bad as you remember, violation after violation, all accomplished with barely believable crudity, while the press yawns and the Dems dither. Here's the summing up: Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Wed, 09/20/2006 - 1:25pm
Submitted by tom on Wed, 09/20/2006 - 1:01pm
As events would have it, though, our nation is led by men who have carefully avoided both war and literature. By men devoid of a sense of the nation's and their own moral fallibility. By men who have led us into a moral desert and aren't even looking for a way back home. Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Wed, 09/20/2006 - 11:53am
Submitted by lambert on Wed, 09/20/2006 - 11:23am
I've written about the Tor before; it is a proxy that defend's against "traffic analysis," which is the technique the NSA is using model social networks, based on its massive, secret, and illegal warrantless surveillance and datamining operation. Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Wed, 09/20/2006 - 9:56am
Submitted by lambert on Wed, 09/20/2006 - 9:51am
And by hopeful I mean Bush gets Fucked, and a few small roadblocks are put in place of the Republican drive to replace the Constitution with an authoritarian form of government.
Amid the whirl of developments, the prospects for congressional passage of the wiretapping and detainee policies were unclear in the waning 10 days before lawmakers recess so they can campaign for the Nov. 7 elections. Read below the fold...
Submitted by Sarah on Tue, 09/19/2006 - 11:51pm
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, botulism has been confirmed in at least one bottle of Bolthouse Farms carrot juice. Three people in Georgia were affected. Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Tue, 09/19/2006 - 11:41pm
I liked Brad DeLong when he just wrote about economics, but now I think he's just shrill.
Yawn. What a day. I can feel the day shortening. Yech. Read below the fold...
Submitted by lambert on Tue, 09/19/2006 - 10:18pm
Whenever I want to baseline the country's Bad Craziness, I check out the Rapture Index, your "prophetic speedometer of end-time activity":
Rapture index closes up 1 on false Christs, ecumenism. Volcanoes down
[+1] False Christs: A gentleman in Florida has made news by claiming to be Christ.
[+1] Ecumenism: The outrage over the Pope's comments about Islam is helping the ecumenical movement.
[-1] Volcanoes: The lack of activity has downgraded this category.
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Submitted by lambert on Tue, 09/19/2006 - 9:28pm
President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad of Iran [was] scheduled to address the General Assembly just hours after Mr. Bush does today as the tense negotiations over Iranâ€™s nuclear program continue.
Mr. Bush said flatly on Friday that he would not meet with Mr. Ahmadinejad at the United Nations this week â€” or any other week, anywhere else â€” if the Iranian leader did not first comply with his demands. Read below the fold...
Submitted by chicago dyke on Tue, 09/19/2006 - 1:32pm
It's depressing to talk about serious, clusterfuckapocalyptic news all the time, and people seem to be riffing off a silly theme in this future award-winning post about the 24th century technology voting machines, so let's have some fun. We're all geeks here. Read below the fold...
Submitted by chicago dyke on Tue, 09/19/2006 - 11:26am
Submitted by chicago dyke on Tue, 09/19/2006 - 11:07am
Wow. I'm actually impressed, and this looks, gasp, bipartisan. Sure, it won't tell you about "black" budget items, but it's a start. More like this please:
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